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dc.contributor.authorZANCANELLA PAOLOen_GB
dc.contributor.authorBERTOLDI PAOLOen_GB
dc.contributor.authorKISS BENIGNAen_GB
dc.identifier.isbn978-92-79-59818-0 (PDF)en_GB
dc.identifier.isbn978-92-79-59817-3 (print)en_GB
dc.identifier.isbn978-92-79-74165-4 (ePub)en_GB
dc.identifier.issn1831-9424 (online)en_GB
dc.identifier.issn1018-5593 (print)en_GB
dc.identifier.otherEUR 27998 ENen_GB
dc.identifier.otherOP LD-NA-27998-EN-N (online)en_GB
dc.identifier.otherOP LD-NA-27998-EN-C (print)en_GB
dc.identifier.otherOP LD-NA-27998-EN-E (ePub)en_GB
dc.description.abstractThis paper reviews the current status of European Member States’ regulation supporting Demand Response and Aggregation in the wholesale, balancing and ancillary electricity markets, as stipulated in Article 15 of the Energy Efficiency Directive. Demand Response is able to increase the system’s adequacy and to substantially reduce the need for investment in peaking generation by shifting consumption away from times of high demand. It can act as a cost effective balancing resource for variable renewable generation. Adding stability to the system, it lowers the need for coal and gas fired spinning reserves – most running power plants burn fuel continuously in order to be ready to supply power at short notice. It furthermore decreases the need for local network investments, as it shifts consumption away from peak hours in regions with tight network capacity. Demand Response delivers these benefits by providing consumers – residential, commercial or industrial – with control signals and/or financial incentives to adjust their consumption at strategic times.en_GB
dc.description.sponsorshipJRC.C.2-Energy Efficiency and Renewablesen_GB
dc.publisherPublications Office of the European Unionen_GB
dc.titleDemand response status in EU Member Statesen_GB
dc.identifier.doi10.2790/962868 (online)en_GB
dc.identifier.doi10.2790/354290 (print)en_GB
dc.identifier.doi10.2790/619885 (ePub)en_GB
dc.ebookEUR - Scientific and Technical Research Reportsen_GB
JRC Directorate:Energy, Transport and Climate

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